1905 GAR Ohio State Encampment Badge - Washington Court House, Ohio
Item #: 14988
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A beautiful badge worn by Ohio veterans at the 1905 Grand Army of the Republic Department of Ohio encampment held at Washington Court House, Ohio. The hanger of this badge has a court house with the scales of justice surrounding a likeness of George Washington. Written on the hanger is "Washington Court House - Souvenir". A really neat cavalry type hat is hanging from the hanger. Also attached to the hanger is a red, white, and blue ribbon. Attached to the ribbon is a drop with the Ohio state seal in the middle of the drop. Surrounding the drop is written "39th Annual Encampment G.A.R. - 1905". Surrounding the writing is a cannon, drum, cavalry horse, and several stacked muskets. Written on the back of the drop is "39th Annual Encampment Department of Ohio - G.A.R. - Washington C.H. Ohio, June 6-7-8-9. 1905.".